Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Magna Carta at Carolina Law

Judging from this post on the Faculty Lounge, Al Brophy and the folks at Carolina Law have assembled a first-rate symposium, Celebrating 800 Years of Magna Carta.

Thursday Dinner Speakers
Representative Paul Stam
Professor A.E. Dick Howard, UVA Law

Friday Panels

The Historical Magna Carta
Paul Babie, University of Adelaide
R.H. Helmholtz, University of Chicago Law School
Wilfrid Prest, University of Adelaide
Charles Donahue, Jr., Harvard Law
Suzanna Sherry, Vanderbilt Law (moderator)

The Mythic Magna Carta 
Mary Bilder, Boston College Law School
Daniel Hulseboch, NYU Law
John Orth, Carolina Law
Sally Hadden, Western Michigan University

Keynote Address: Judge Jed Rakoff, SDNY
Introduction by Judge James Wynn, U.S. Court of Appeals (Fourth Circuit)

Unfinished Business of Magna Carta 
Richard Myers, Carolina Law
Mary Ziegler, FSU
Ted Wells, Paul Weiss
Ted Shaw, Carolina Law (moderator)

Abstracts of their articles are here. The symposium will be webcasted live. More information on the symposium is available at the North Carolina Law Review's website.